With an overall population of 18,940 and a student population of 1,448, approximately 894 of Jacksonville students attend one of Jacksonville's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Jacksonville, by student population, is Illinois College. In 2010, Illinois College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Jacksonville's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Jacksonville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,300.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Jacksonville. And if you live on campus at one of the Jacksonville-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
As a chemist in Jacksonville, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,700 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.